MR features of soft-tissue abnormalities due to acute marrow infarction in five children with sickle cell disease.


Journal Article

OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this investigation was to illustrate a variety of soft-tissue abnormalities on MR imaging encountered in connection with acute marrow infarction in children with sickle cell disease. CONCLUSION: Extraosseous abnormalities on MR imaging preclude differentiation of acute marrow infarction from osteomyelitis in children with sickle cell disease.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Frush, DP; Heyneman, LE; Ware, RE; Bissett, GS

Published Date

  • October 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 173 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 989 - 993

PubMed ID

  • 10511164

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10511164

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0361-803X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/ajr.173.4.10511164


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States